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Brot [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Physical description:
1 mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm
30 copy scores, 32 cm
7 parts (photocopies), 32 cm
6 parts (photocopies), 28 cm
Type:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Place:
United States
Date:
19||
20th century
Notes:
An untitled short score is noted on the verso of the short score in Folder A. Parts for "Fanfare" from "Goutelas suite" are noted on the top of part in Folder C, grouping ii. A short score for "Fanfare" from "Goutelas suite" is also contained in Folder C. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, stained, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Folder B, grouping ii from the Mercer Ellington Library. Statement of responsibility taken from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
Summary:
43 parts and 1 score
Brot is contained in three of fourteen folders for "Goutelas suite" consisting of 1 two page short score and 31 parts in D Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, Whaley?).
Folder A contains short score. Score indicates parts for clarinet, sax, baritone, trumpet, bass.
Folder B contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) 1 reed - alto 3; 1 trumpet - 1; 2 trombones - 1, 3; bass. -- (ii) 6 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3, tenor (2), tenor 2 (2), tenor 4 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2 (2), 3; bass.
Folder C contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts for 3 reeds - alto 1, tenor 2, tenor 4 (2); 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3. -- (ii) Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass.
Folder A, Folder B, grouping i, and Folder C from the Duke Ellington Library.
Topic:
Music
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection Music Manuscripts (Series 1), ca. 1930-1981
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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